LOINC
Version 2.67

76690-7Sexual orientationActive

Term Description

This term was created for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 2015 Edition Health Information Technology (Health IT) Certification Criteria final rule. [https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/10/16/2015-25597/2015-edition-health-information-technology-health-it-certification-criteria-2015-edition-base]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Part Description

LP189570-7   Sexual orientation
An individual's physical and/or emotional attraction to another individual of the same gender, opposite gender, or both genders. Sexual orientation is independent of gender identity and biological sex. [http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/LGBTFieldGuide.pdf] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Joint Commission: LGBT Field Guide

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Sexual orientation
Property
Type
Time
Pt
System
^Patient
Scale
Nom
Method
Reported

Additional Names

Short Name
Sexual orientation

Basic Attributes

Class
CLIN
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.52
Last Updated
Version 2.56
Order vs. Observation
Both

Example Answer List LL3323-4

Source: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Bisexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:42035005 Bisexual (finding) LA22877-7
Heterosexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:20430005 Heterosexual (finding) LA22876-9
Homosexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:38628009 Homosexual (finding) LA22875-1
Other LA46-8
Asked but unknown LA20384-6
Unknown Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:261665006 Unknown (qualifier value) LA4489-6

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
性取向:类型:时间点:^患者:名义型:报告法
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Orientamento sessuale:Tipo:Pt:^Paziente:Nom:Riportato

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=76690-7